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SHORT COURSE ON SLOPE STABILITY

WITH FOCUS ON KERALA

Speaker

Dr. Manoj Verman

Tunnelling & Rock Engineering Expert President, International Commission on “Hard Rock Excavation” President, Indian National Group of ISRM Past Vice President at Large, ISRM Board (https:/www.isrm.net/gca/index.php?id=1062) Past Vice President, Indian Society of Engineering Geology

08 - 11 May 2019
Hilton Garden Inn, Thiruvananthapuram.

Course Contents

  • Design approach to slope stability and stabilisation measures with focus on Kerala
  • Fundamentals of rock mechanics related to rock slope engineering
  • Structural geology and data interpretation
  • Introduction to stereonets and stereographic projection
  • Identification of modes of slope instability & kinematic analysis
  • Stability of slopes in weathered rocks
  • Rock strength properties and their measurements
  • Hoek-Brown strength criterion for fractured rock masses
  • Ground water
  • Plane failure – slope stability analysis and design of support system
  • Wedge failure – slope stability analysis and design of support system
  • Toppling failure – slope stability analysis and design of support system
  • Circular failure – slope stability analysis and design of support system
  • Analysis of rock fall hazards and design of rock fall protection measures: velocities & trajectories, impact mechanics, coefficient of restitution, rock fall modeling, selection and design of protection structures
  • Blasting for slopes
  • Stabilisation of slopes: rock anchors, soil nailing, shotcrete, reaction wall, buttresses, drainage, rock removal, rock fall protection measures
  • Modern, innovative and state-of-the-art slope protection systems
  • Slope monitoring and instrumentation
  • Case studies

Course Fee

National Delegate

--- Rs 20,000 PER PARTICIPANT (PLUS GST @18%) FOR PARTICIPANTS FROM SAARC COUNTRIES

International Delegate

--- USD 550 PER PARTICIPANT (PLUS GST @18%) FOR PARTICIPANTS FROM OTHER COUNTRIES.

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Venue

Hilton Garden Inn, Thiruvananthapuram
Punnen Road,
Trivandrum, 695039
India
Phone +91-471-6600000

Contact Us

Dr. Manoj Verman

C-1004, Park View City-2, Sohna Road,
Gurgaon-122018, India

manoj@mverman.com

+91-7042170505

Ms. Asma Sathar

C-1004, Park View City-2, Sohna Road,
Gurgaon-122018, India

asma@mverman.com

+91-9986833099